Tag Archives: Z Nation

New to Blu: February 15 – 21

  The Accountant is the latest new release not to get 4K-UHD Blu-ray distribution in this market. But fans of the movie should be satisfied with what High-Def Digest calls “a first-rate, near-reference quality 1080p/AVC MPEG-4 encode, showing lots of clarity and definition in Seamus McGarvey’s interestingly stylised photography”. It also noted the 4K-UHD transfer “disappointingly misses the […]

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Doomsday Drama Bound for The Zone

Syfy’s newest series Aftermath will screen 8.30 Tuesdays from October 25 on The Zone. It premieres September 27 in the US and stars James Tupper and Anne Heche as the parents of three children struggling to survive when civilisation comes to an apocalyptic end. Turns out the end of the world is “just the beginning“. Ahead lie massive storms, […]

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October a Monster Month on The Zone

Even without the Halloween premiere of Ash vs Evil Dead, October would be a “monster” month on The Zone. As well as the debuts of the locally made AFK: The Webseries, Syfy commission Dark Matter and season two of Z Nation, there will be a Saturday night Godzilla season and a Halloween movie marathon of The Host, The Hole, Slither, Ash vs Evil […]

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Evil Dead to Liven Up The Zone

The series premiere of an Evil Dead spin-off and new episodes of zombie drama Z Nation make October a hallowed month on The Zone. Sky’s sci-fi/fantasy/horror channel will launch Ash vs Evil Dead on October 31 — the same day as in the US. The 10-part series is set 30 years after the original movie […]

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New to Blu: July 29-August 4

One of the year’s most acclaimed horror movies bows on Blu-ray the same week as zombie series Z Nation. “It Follows features a gorgeous 1080p transfer. The digital photography never feels glossy or flat, soaking up detail and colour and spitting them back out with practically faultless precision. Image clarity is outstanding.” “The amount of detail […]

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Zone Zeroes In On SoHo and Prime

Sky continues to maximise its programming budget by rotating drama series among its channels, with The Zone picking up two that previously were exclusive to SoHo and Prime. Season one of Orphan Black will screen 9.30 Tuesdays on the fantasy channel from January 13 while season one of Under the Dome will air back-to-back as […]

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